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EMPLOYMENT & EDUCATION

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), Shenzhen, CHINA

Assistant Professor, School of Design, 2022 - Present

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon, KOREA

Ph.D. Industrial Design, Advisor: Prof. Andrea Bianchi, 2022

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon, KOREA

Master, Industrial Design, Advisor: Prof. Andrea Bianchi, 2018

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon, KOREA

Bachelor, Industrial Design, Advisor: Prof. Tek-Jin Nam, 2016

ACM CHI & ACM UIST FULL PAPERS
ACM CHI/UIST are generally regarded as the top-tier publications in Human-Computer Interaction (20-25% acceptance rate), even when considering all HCI journals.

[5] Elevate: A Walkable Pin-Array for Large Shape-Changing Terrains

Seungwoo Je, Hyunseung Lim, Kongpyung Moon, Shan-Yuan Teng, Jas Brooks, Pedro Lopes, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 2021 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2021).

[4] SchemaBoard: Supporting Correct Assembly of Schematic Circuits using Dynamic In-Situ Visualization

Yoonji Kim, Hyein Lee, Ramkrishna Prasad, Seungwoo Je, Youngkyung Choi, Daniel Ashbrook, Ian Oakley, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 33nd Annual ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST 2020).

[3] Aero-plane: a Handheld Force-Feedback Device that Renders Weight Motion Illusion on a Virtual 2D Plane

Seungwoo Je, Myung Jin Kim, Woojin Lee, Byungjoo Lee, Xing-Dong Yang, Pedro Lopes, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST 2019).

[2] PokeRing: Notifications by Poking Around the Finger

Seungwoo Je, Minkyeong Lee, Yoonji Kim, Liwei Chan, Xing-Dong Yang, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 2018 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018).

[1] tactoRing: A Skin-Drag Discrete Display

Seungwoo Je, Brendan Rooney, Liwei Chan, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017).

SCIE JOURNAL PAPERS

[4] Rendering Perceived Terrain Stiffness in VR via Preload Variation Against Body-weight

Wooje Chang, Seungwoo Je, Michel Pahud, Mike Sinclair, Andrea Bianchi

IEEE Transactions on Haptics (ToH), 2023, SCIE.

[3] Partitioning Open-plan Workspaces via Augmented Reality

Hyelip Lee, Seungwoo Je, Rachel Kim, Himanshu Verma, Hamed Alavi, Andrea Bianchi

Personal and Ubiquitous Computing (PUC), 2019, SCIE.

[2] ActivEarring: Spatiotemporal Haptic Cues on the Ears

Minkyeong Lee, Seungwoo Je, Woojin Lee, Daniel Ashbrook, Andrea Bianchi

IEEE Transactions on Haptics (ToH), Volume 12, Issue 4, 2019, SCIE.

[1] A Computational Approach for Spider Web Inspired Fabrication of String Art

Seungwoo Je, Yekaterina Abileva, Andrea Bianchi, Jean-Charles Bazin

Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (CAVW), Volume 30, Issue 3-4, 2019, SCIE.

PEER-REVIEWED CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS

[5] VirtualWire: Supporting Rapid Prototyping with Instant Reconfigurations of Wires in Breadboarded Circuits

Woojin Lee, Ramkrishna Prasad, Seungwoo Je, Yoonji Kim, Ian Oakley, Daniel Ashbrook, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI 2021)

[Best Paper Award]

[4] Wind-Blaster: a Wearable Propeller-based Prototype that Provides Ungrounded Force-Feedback

Seungwoo Je, Hyelip Lee, Myung Jin Kim, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 2018 E-Tech.

[3] All4One: A Moderated Sketching Tool for Supporting Idea-Generation with Remote Users

Hyelip Lee, Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of 2017 International Association of Societies of Design Research (IASDR 2017).

[2] Designing Skin-Dragging Haptic Motions for Wearables

Seungwoo Je, Okyu Choi, Kyungah Choi, Minkyeong Lee, Hyeon-Jeong Suk, Liwei Chan, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC 2017).

[1] Disambiguating Touch with a Smart-Ring

Andrea Bianchi, Seungwoo Je

In Proceedings of the 8th Augmented Human International Conference (AH 2017).

FURTHER PUBLICATIONS

[7] Demo Hour, (Elevate)

Seungwoo Je, Kongpyung Moon, Hyunseung Lim, Shan-Yuan Teng, Jas Brooks, Pedro Lopes, Andrea Bianchi

ACM INTERACTIONS, VOLUME XXIX.2 MARCH - APRIL 2022

[6] Demo Hour, How was it made (Wind-blaster)

Seungwoo Je, Hyelip Lee, Myung-Jin Kim, Minkyeong Lee, Yoonji Kim, Youngkyung Choi, Andrea Bianchi

ACM INTERACTIONS, VOLUME XXVI.1 January - February 2019

[5] MouthNode: Exploring actuation in the mouth to convey information

Edwin Truman, Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of HCI KOREA 2020.

[4] AirBeam: Haptic feedback with compressed air on the finger

Seungwoo Je, Youngkyung Choi, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of HCI KOREA 2019.

[3] Demo Hour (TactoRing)

Seungwoo Je, Brendan Rooney, Liwei Chan, Andrea Bianchi

ACM INTERACTIONS, Volume XXV.2 March-April 2018

[2] Enhancing Spatial Input on the Body with a Smart-Ring

Andrea Bianchi, Seungwoo Je, Hyelip Lee, Ian Oakley

In Proceedings of HCI KOREA 2018.

[Best Paper Award]

[1] VectorWatch : Virtual Force Using a Geared Wrist-Wearable Device

Doyeon Eum, Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi

In Proceedings of HCI KOREA 2017.

PATENTS

[6] Ear-mounted vibrational wearable apparatus and method for controlling motion thereof

Andrea Bianchi, Minkyeong Lee, Seungwoo Je, Woojin Lee, Daniel Ashbrook

(No. 10-2267221, Korea Patent), ISSUED.

[5] Kinesthetic-feedback wearable apparatus for virtual reality or augmented reality and method for controlling the same

Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi, Young Min Jo, Junkyu Kim, Duck-Joo Lee

(Filed No. 10-2018-0046244, Korea Patent), Patent Pending.

[4] Kinesthetic-feedback wearable apparatus for virtual reality or augmented reality and method for controlling the same

Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi, Young Min Jo, Junkyu Kim, Duck-Joo Lee

(No. US 10,960,303, US Patent), 2021.03.30, ISSUED.

[3] Ring-shaped wearable apparatus for transferring information through poke and method for controlling the same

Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi, Minkyeong Lee, Yoonji Kim, Liwei Chan, Xing-Dong Yang

(No. 10-2035474, Korea Patent), 2019.10.17, ISSUED.

[2] WEARABLE APPARATUS HAVING RING SHAPE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING MOTION THEREOF

Seungwoo Je, Andrea Bianchi, Brendan Rooney, Liwei Chan

(No. 10-1863183, Korea Patent) 2018.05.25, ISSUED.

[1] Vibration generating device wearable on finger and method performing operation corresponding to vibration information

Andrea Bianchi, Seungwoo Je

(No. 10-1970534, Korea Patent) 2019.04.15, ISSUED.

TALK & EXHIBITION

2023 KSDS Spring International Conference, Hanyang University (ERICA), Korea, 20 May 2023, Speaker - "Virtual Reality Experience Design"
Mini seminar series of smart built environment, Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School, 4 April 2023. Speaker - "Designing immersive experience in Virtual Reality."

Public Interest Lecture, KIDP Shunde, 24 March 2023. lecturer - "Research on Interaction Design in Virtual Reality"

The 5th Future HCI Forum, HUAWEI, 10 November 2022. lecturer - "Introduce Haptic & Visual Interaction research for the Innovation of IdeaHub"

The 4th ASEAN plus Three(10+3) Young Scientists Forum, Nanning, China, 15 September 2022. Keynote speech – “Designing Haptic Experience in Virtual Reality.”
Korea Haptics Community Workshop, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 30 September 2019.
Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction (Prof. Juho Kim), Invited Talk - “Interaction Design for Augmented Human”, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, 30 May 2019.
ITRC FORUM 2019, COEX, Seoul, Korea, 24 – 27 April 2019.

SIGGRAPH 2018 Experience Presentation, “Wind-Blaster: a Wearable Propeller-based Prototype that Provides Ungrounded Force-Feedback”, Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, Canada, 16 August 2018.
The 4th Aslla Symposium, “Future Smart Things for Instrumenting Empathy and Social Intelligence”, KIST, Gangneung, Korea, 24 – 27 June 2018.
ITRC FORUM 2018, COEX, Seoul, Korea, 23 – 26 May 2018.

Next Generation Wearables (Prof. Soojung Ham), Invited Talk - “The technologies for wearable devices in HCI”, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, 01 December 2017.
Korea Haptics Community Workshop, Kyunghee University, Yongin, Korea, 3 November 2017.
2017 Information Technology Research Center Forum, G-itrc Center, Pangyo, Korea, 23 August 2017.
Aesthetic Calculation - Interactive artwork, placeMAK, Seoul, Korea, 18 June – 8 July 2017.
ITRC FORUM 2017, COEX, Seoul, Korea, 24- 27 May 2017.

2016 AEARU Young Researchers International Conference, “Innovation for the future – towards human well-being & a sustainable society”, Tsukuba, Japan, 17 – 18 September 2016.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Board member, 16th period of the Korean Society of Design Science (KSDS)

Judge, 2023 GOOD DESIGN AWARD KOREA

IEEE World Haptics 2023 conference Program Committee, Associate Editor

ACM CHI 2023 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) Program Committee, Associate Chair
ACM CHI 2022 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) Program Committee, Associate Chair

ACM CHI 2021 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) Program Committee, Associate Chair
ACM CHI PLAY 2023 Work-in-Progress Committee, Associate Chair

ACM CHI PLAY 2022 Work-in-Progress Committee, Associate Chair

ACM CHI PLAY 2021 Work-in-Progress Committee, Associate Chair

ACM TEI 2022 Work-in-Progress Program Committee

SIGGRAPH Asia 2022 Emerging Technologies Committee

ACM ISS 2019 Poster Committee

Invited Reviewer:

ACM CHI 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, ACM UIST 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, ACM DIS 2018, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, ACM TEI 2017, 2020, 2021, ACM MobileHCI 2020, 2022, ACM ISWC 2018, 2020, ACM VRST 2020, 2021, ACM SIGGRAPH Asia E-tech 2019, ACM CHI PLAY 2019, 2020, ACM ISS 2020, IEEE VR 2020, IEEE WHC 2019, Eurohaptics 2018, IASDR 2021

ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies​ 2022

International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 2019, 2020

IEEE Transactions on Haptics 2019, 2021, 2022

Special Recognitions for Outstanding Reviews ACM CHI 2019, 2021, 2023

FUNDED PROJECTS

[Mar 2019-Feb 2022] Designing Haptic Interface for Immersive User Experience in Virtual Reality using propeller, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) - Principal Investigator

TEACHING

[DS203] Additive Manufacturing - 2022 Fall

[DS302] Product Realization - 2023 Spring

[DS221] Personal System: Object - 2023 Spring

ADVISING

[Master's Students]

[4] Haoran Ding, 丁浩然 (Master Student, 2022.09. - )

[3] Yuxin Ma, 马雨欣 (Master Student, 2022.09. - )

[2] Yilong Lin, 林毅龙 (Master Student, 2022.09. - )

[1] Peng Zhang, 张鹏 (Master Student, 2022.09. - )

[RAs & Visiting Students]

[2] Qunzhi Jin, 金群植 (Visiting Student, 2022.10. - )

[1] Tianze Xie, 解天择 (Research Assistant, 2022.07. - )

[Undergraduate Interns]

[4] Zhao Yong, 赵勇, (Undergraduate Intern, 2023.01. - ) 
[3] Zhou Qijunxiao,
周奇骏骁, (Undergraduate Intern, 2023.01. - ) 
[2] Ye Zi,
叶子, (Undergraduate Intern, 2023.01. - ) 
[1] Ji Jiali,
季佳丽, (Undergraduate Intern, 2023.01. - ) 

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